Jul 20, 2012 6:00pm PDT
were on my forehead. >> reporter: james holmes the respect was arrested as he left the theater. >> he was apprehended with three weapons in the car. >> reporter: according to one police firm, holmes told investigators he was the joker. . >> he looks like a deranged individual. he had his hair painted red. >> reporter: holmes told police his apartment was booby trapped. we're also learning more about the alleged gunman. he purchased all of these guns legally in the last few months and he also had a degree in neuroscience. >>> we came across shocking statistics today, at least to me. according to the brady center to prevent gun violence there are an average of 20 mass shootings each year in the united states. this morning's was the country's worst since november 5th, 2009, when an army psychiatrist killed 13 soldiers and sieve villains at fort hood. have been lots of others like on january 8th, 2011, six people died and 13 others including gabrielle giffords were wounded when a gunman opened fire. and tragedy struck virginia tech in blacksburg virginia on april 16th, 2007, when a studen
Jul 25, 2012 9:00pm PDT
that before james holmes committed his grizzly crime he sent a package to a psychiatrist at the medical campus. in it he laid out his plans in details. tragically the doctor did not receive that package in time to stop him. there has also been renewed calls to stop such strategies from happening in the future. just a few minutes ago the president told the national urban league that ak-47s belong in the hands of soldiers, not criminals. strong words. here is new york city mayor michael bloomberg going further on cnn last night. >> i don't understand why the police officers in this country don't stand up and say we're going to go on strike. we're not going to protect you unless you, the public, through your legislature do what is required to keep us safe. the only reason to have an armor piercing bullet is to go through a bullet resisting vest. the only people who wear bullet resisting vests are police officers. when we hear shots we runaway. they run towards it. >> jennifer: today mayor bloomberg called for political action quote the two candidates are back to politics as usual.
Jul 6, 2012 6:00pm PDT
cheese--yum. this week tom cruise and katie holmes broke up. what the heck, huh? next week, they'll get back together right? because some of us need to believe in love, and if we can't believe in tom cat what is there to believe in? i mean, i believe in you, mop duster. [ ♪ music ♪ ] >> this week the mitt romney campaign declared that mitt doesn't believe that the individual mandate penalty is a tax, and then later said that they do believe it is a tax. next week mitt actually--no, let's get back to this tom cat thing. maybe just a trial separation a little bit to realize how much you need each other. i'm just throwing ideas out. this week anderson cooper came out of the closet declaring he's gay. next week speaking of gay, tom cruise and katie holmes had gay 'ol times together as a heterosexual married couple. i'm saying if they had good times back then, why can't they have good times in the future. it was me the whole time. >> jennifer: someone is always in our war room. check us out online at current.com slash "the war room." that's where you can link up to our twitter and fa